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Public advocate: Maine would benefit from new power line

Public advocate: Maine would benefit from new power line

The public advocate says a proposed 145-mile (230-kilometer) transmission line across western Maine is "in the best interest" of electricity customers thanks to incentives negotiated with Central Maine Power.Barry Hobbins told state utility regulators Thursday ...

Colorado lawmakers start on contentious oil, gas overhaul

Colorado lawmakers start on contentious oil, gas overhaul

Colorado's Democratic-controlled Legislature took the first step Tuesday toward an overhaul of state oil and gas regulations, pushing ahead despite objections from Republicans and industry representatives who say the changes are being rushed.The Senate Transportation ...

Senate confirms acting EPA chief for permanent role

Senate confirms acting EPA chief for permanent role

The Senate has confirmed former coal industry lobbyist Andrew Wheeler to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, despite concerns by Democrats and one Republican about regulatory rollbacks he's made in eight months as the agency's acting ...